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Dena Stevens Realtor Selling Real Estate in Southern Colorado

  Dena Stevens Putting the Real into REALTOR! I’m easy to contact call me at 719 369-9087  / 719 315-5050 or email me denastevens@yahoo.com “Putting the Real into REALTOR” is something a client once said about me, and I like it! I am who I am, and that doesn’t mean I’m the right fit for everyone. But as an independent real estate agent I’m flexible, creative, answer my own phones, do my own paper work. You are not going to be shuffled from a receptionist, to an assistant to voice mail. When you work with me – you get me, … Click For More

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Gardening and Farming in the Colorado Rocky Mountains

People who have never been to the Colorado Rocky Mountain area have misconceptions about Gardening and Farming here. Either potential buyers think that it gardening and farming can’t be done at all or think they can grow anything here.         Things grown in the Colorado Rocky Mountain area include : grapes, peaches, hay, backyard tomatoes, corn, wheat, sheep, beef and more. Obstacles: 1)The Rocky Mountains are made of ROCK, much of it is granite. Soil is washed down mountain sides with snow melt into the valleys and rivers in lower elevations. There is very little natural top … Click For More

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How to Give Directions in Canon City CO

Most cities and towns have their own way of giving instructions especially if you are a local. Around Canon City you will hear terms like: RGB which is short for Royal Gorge Blvd 8 Mile Hill is the long stretch of highway 50 between Old Max (the old territorial prison)  and the Royal Gorge Bridge Area Pump Hill is Park Ave in the Lincoln Park area Copper Gulch or Cotopaxi can be most anything between Salida and Canon City Tallahassee might be anything up highway 9 between Royal Gorge and Guffy The Skyline area is the area around North 5th … Click For More

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How to Buy a Colorado Ranch

So you want to buy a ranch in Colorado! Congratulations! Here are just a few steps to consider before signing the final papers. 1) It’s an Investment: Walt Whitman is credited with saying “buy land they aren’t making any more of the stuff” If there is a residence associated with the land the land could be considered more valuable than the house. 2) Utilities: Most likely you aren’t going to have any. Be prepared to have a well drilled or an existing well tested. Power will have to be brought to the property or alternative energy sources such as solar … Click For More

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Selling Your House During the Holidays

If you are thinking about selling your house NOW is a great time to do it, over the holidays. Think about it… You are going to get a jump on the neighbor who thinks it’s better to wait for the holidays to be over or even wait until Spring. The buyers who are looking in Canon City, Pueblo, Pueblo West, Fremont County they have jobs and are serious! They are armed with great interest rates on home loans. They don’t know what is going to happen at the first of the year, the new congress could be changing things. (11-2012) … Click For More

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